INDEPENDENCE FEST



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IT'S BACK!

Independence Fest is back this year with a NEW DATE,
join us on Saturday, July 2 beginning at 11AM for a great day of family fun!

Clintonwood Park
6000 Clarkston Road
Clarkston, MI  48348

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Kids Activities 11AM-9PM
Inflatable Fun!
Petting Zoo!
Rock Wall!
Spray Park!
Face Painting!
Stilt Walker!
Balloon
Animals!
Playground!


Live Music
Your Generation In Concert begins at 7PM


The Finch Marketplace
11AM–5PM
A collective marketplace featuring
juried local artisan, handmade, vintage and unique finds. 


Cincinnati Circus Thrill Show!
The most exciting circus acts featuring Wheel of Death,
Aerial Acrobatics, and Fire!
Show times:
12PM, 2PM, 4PM 

Food Concessions all day
Roasted nuts, BBQ, Lemonade, Ice Cream, Elephant Ears,
Popcorn, Cotton candy, French Fries, Corn Dogs, Butterfly chips, Gyros,
Kabobs, Kettle corn, sandwiches, pizza
 
Veterans Celebration at Senior Community Center 
Military Museum 11AM-3PM
We are honoring our military on this very special day with a full line up!
11:30AM: Veteran Ceremony with National Anthem, Pledge of Allegiance,
and recognition of Veterans/active service members.

12PM–1:30PM Complimentary lunch for Veterans and spouses.
Additional guests are $5/person.
Reservations required. Call 248-625-8231 to be added to our VIP list!

Live entertainment by TJ Craven!


FIREWORKS

On Saturday, July 2, at 10PM, enjoy a Fireworks display 


Schedule of Events
July 2, 2022 11AM–Dusk Clintonwood Park


11AM–3PM Military Museum
11AM–9PM Inflatable Fun for Kids
11:30AM Veterans Ceremony
12PM–1:30PM Performance by TJ Craven
11AM–5PM The Finch Marketplace
By The Finch Clarkston
11AM–7PM Petting Zoo
12PM–7PM Rock Climbing Wall

11AM–8PM FREE Spray Park Admission
12PM, 2PM, 4PM FREE Cincinnati Circus Thrill Shows
7–10PM The Michigan Stilt Walker
7–10PM Live Music on Main Stage
Your Generation in Concert
10PM Fireworks

VOLUNTEERS
Help host one of the best days in Independence Township. Meals provided to volunteers as well
as a commemorative T-Shirt to wear during the day. 4-hour shifts available, 14+ please.
Email lchristensen@indtwp.com


PARKING/SHUTTLE BUSES

CLINTONWOOD PARK:
Very limited parking available at Clintonwood park.
$5/car until 2PM, $10/car after 2PM.

EVEREST ACADEMY:
$5/car until 2PM, $10/car after 2PM with FREE shuttle service available to Clintonwood Park.
Accessible shuttle available ONLY from this location.

CLARKSTON HIGH SCHOOL:
CHS Lot opens at 4PM.
$5/car with FREE shuttle service to Clintonwood Park.
Please note -  Shuttles do not run during the fireworks.
They will resume immediately following the firework finale!

FOOD
There will be great food available for purchase all day long, such as
pulled pork sandwiches, hamburgers, Greek pitas, roasted almonds and more.
Food vendor application inquiries– call Mary Melega at (248) 625-8231.
Attendees can also bring their own picnic. Coolers are allowed.
No glass please. Alcohol is not permitted in Township Parks.

FIREWORKS
A great day has come to an end,now sit back, relax and enjoy
fireworks right here in your community! Weather permitting.
Rain date is July 3. Glo items will be available to purchase by an exclusive
vendor. Absolutely no personal fireworks will be permitted in the park. Violators will be ticketed.